Tag: ISS

SpaceX Demo-1 Crew Dragon Docking to ISS

After launching successfully at 2:49 a.m. EST Saturday on the company’s Falcon 9 rocket from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the SpaceX Crew Dragon has been orbiting Earth to arrive in position to dock with the International Space Station. The mission, called Demo-1, is the first flight test of a […]

Live streaming from Space Colloquium this weekend

Thanks to volunteers from the British Amateur Television Club (BATC) the talks given at this weekend’s AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium at Milton Keynes will be streamed live to a global audience This year the Colloquium is taking place as part of the RSGB Convention at the Kents Hill Park Conference Centre, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BZ […]

ISS SSTV on Baofeng handheld

The Chertsey Radio Club demonstrated that you can receive pictures from Space using just a Baofeng VHF handheld radio and a Lynx-7 Tablet. On Monday, August 15, 2016 radio amateurs from India to Brazil successfully copied Slow Scan Television images transmitted on 145.800 MHz FM from the Russian amateur radio station located in the ISS Service […]